"Childhood Abuse Victimization and Weight Status in Early Adulthood: Behavioral Pathways, Methodological Challenges, and Relevance for Understanding Obesity Inequalities."
Presented by: Susan Marshall Mason, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health
University of Minnesota, School of Public Health
Tuesday, November 26th, 1:00pm - 2:00pm ‐ lunch provided
717 Delaware, Room 105
Dr. Susan Marshall Mason is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Epidemiology and Community Health in the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota. Her research focuses on the impact of psychosocial stressors in the neighborhood and family environments and their impact on women's health and health disparities. She is currently supported by the University of Minnesota's Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women's Health (BIRCWH) program to examine the ways that childhood abuse victimization and early adverse events shape stress‐related eating behaviors, obesity, and pregnancy outcomes.